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Thank you very much for that excellent advise.
Just to confirm: the name on the title deed is Joanne Rutherford with my ID no. I am now getting a new ID with the same number but with my name changed to Joanne Thalrose. My understanding is that as long as the ID numbers are the same it won't complicate my or my estate's rights of ownership in any way, at all?
With my new surname but same ID no, will I be able to keep my bank and investment accounts with my previous surname?
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